Different Types of Tiles
Ceramic tiles are one of the most-used wall and floor tiles in Indian homes, covering any room, bathroom, kitchen, outdoor and office because it is a very resistant material and, above all, adaptable to any environment, since it is found in the most varied colors. They are durable and pretty much easy to maintain which make them the first choice as far as kitchen backsplashes and bathrooms are concerned. It is made from clay, formed in a uniform shape, glazed with coating for strength and baked to harden. It is very heat resistant, being one of the most commonly used tiles for fireplaces and radiant heat systems. It is also relatively inexpensive, and durable.
2. Porcelain Tile:
3. Vitrified Tiles:
4. Marble tiles:
5. Granite Tiles:
7. Glass tile:
Sparkling glass tiles are a glamorous choice for backsplash or shower tile. Compared to other tiles, glass tiles possess the highest level of stain resistance, even impermeable to red wine and acidic lemon juice. Falling prey to one disadvantage, glass tile has a relative ease to chip and crack if an item is dropped upon it, so this product works best on your wall.
The most important thing to remember when shopping for tiles is to check their durability. Choose tiles that are not only beautiful but also long-lasting.